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BAYRY

Bayer

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, JNJ

Johnson & Johnson

$128.29

0.075 (0.06%)

08:57
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Bayer hires Marianne De Backer as head of pharmaceuticals business development

Bayer (BAYRY) announced Marianne De Backer PhD as the new Head of Business Development & Licensing of its Pharmaceuticals Division. She will report to Stefan Oelrich, Member of the Board of Management, Bayer AG, and President of the company's Pharmaceuticals Division and join the Pharmaceuticals Executive Committee with immediate effect. De Backer will be based in Berkeley, CA, USA and lead Bayer's external pharmaceutical growth strategy and activities globally in all key areas of pharmaceutical innovation and alliance management. De Backer joins Bayer from Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) where she spearheaded Business Development activities across different therapeutic areas and geographies. She most recently held the position of Vice President of M&A Operations and Divestitures for the Pharmaceuticals Group and led Infectious Diseases & Vaccines Business Development including transactions, acquisitions, scientific licensing and alliance management.

BAYRY

Bayer

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JNJ

Johnson & Johnson

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BAYRY Bayer
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06/04/19
PIPR
06/04/19
NO CHANGE
Target $32
PIPR
Overweight
Piper remains buyer of Arvinas after 'transformative' Bayer alliance
Piper Jaffray analyst Edward Tenthoff views Arvinas' (ARVN) alliance with Bayer (BAYRY) as "transformative." He's a buyer of the stock ahead of the Phase I ARV-110 data in metastatic castrate resistance prostate cancer in the second half of 2019. The analyst estimates Arvinas now holds pro forma cash of $225M to fund operations into the second half of 2021. Tenthoff reiterates an Overweight rating on Bayer with a $32 price target.
07/10/19
WBLR
07/10/19
NO CHANGE
WBLR
Market Perform
Elanco combination with Bayer unlikely for many reasons, says William Blair
Shares of Elanco Animal Health (ELAN) have been unusually volatility over the past two days, William Blair analyst John Kreger tells investors in a research note. On Monday, the FDA approved a generic version of the company's largest product, Rumensin, and yesterday, the media reported speculation that Bayer (BAYRY) has approached Elanco about combining their animal health businesses, the analyst explains. He believes that while a negative development, the Rumensin generic had been expected and thus does not change his modeling assumptions. The Bayer speculation is more surprising but does not seem likely to happen "for a number of reasons," says Kreger. Elanco's largest challenge is bolstering its organic revenue growth, and buying a large company that is growing at a slower pace would only add to this challenge, according the analyst. Further, Elanco has committed to deleverage its balance sheet in the coming year, he adds. And lastly, Kreger believes there could be antitrust challenges from such a large combination. He keeps a Market Perform rating on Elanco shares.
08/15/19
UBSW
08/15/19
UPGRADE
Target $30
UBSW
Neutral
Elanco upgraded to Neutral from Sell at UBS
UBS analyst Navin Jacob upgraded Elanco Animal Health (ELAN) to Neutral from Sell with a price target of $30, down from $31. While the analyst still see risks to the company's fundamentals from African swine fever and generic Rumensin, he believes the shares are more fairly valued at current levels. Further, some of these headwinds may be offset by companion animal strength, Jacob tells investors in a research note. While concerns of a potential deal with Bayer (BAYRY) have pushed Elanco shares lower, "forecastable" concerns are built in at current levels, says the analyst.
08/26/19
BOFA
08/26/19
DOWNGRADE
Target $30
BOFA
Neutral
BofA/Merrill downgrades Elanco to Neutral on Bayer deal uncertainty
BofA/Merrill analyst Michael Ryskin downgraded Elanco Animal Health (ELAN) to Neutral from Buy with a $30 price target. While the acquisition of Bayer's (BAYRY) Animal Health business could turn out positive in the longer term, there is too much uncertainty in the near-term, including which parts of the portfolio will be divested due to antitrust issues, Ryskin tells investors in a research note. The analyst does not expect answers until nearer to deal close, which is expected in mid-2020.
JNJ Johnson & Johnson
$128.29

0.075 (0.06%)

08/27/19
LEHM
08/27/19
NO CHANGE
Target $140
LEHM
Equal Weight
Barclays views J&J ruling as favorable, keeps Equal Weight rating
The $572M ruling last night against Johnson & Johnson is far less than the $17.2B Oklahoma was asking for and less than what the market was bracing for, Barclays analyst Kristen Stewart tells investors in a research note. As such, the analyst views the ruling favorably and believes it could ultimately be lower following J&J's appeal. However, litigation has and is likely to remain an overhang for the stock, says the analyst. She keeps an Equal Weight rating on shares of Johnson & Johnson with a $140 price target.
08/27/19
WELS
08/27/19
NO CHANGE
WELS
Outperform
Opioid ruling should assuage Johnson & Johnson investor fears, says Wells Fargo
Wells Fargo analyst Larry Biegelsen thinks decision in Oklahoma is a net positive for Johnson & Johnson in that the amount the judge ordered the company to pay - $572M - was well below the amount the plaintiffs requested - $17.5B. Further, the analyst notes that the amount was for abatement of the entire opioid crisis in Oklahoma, not just Johnson & Johnson's share of it, which seems like something the company should be able to overturn or reduce on appeal. Although J&J plans to appeal the ruling, Biegelsen expects the company to eventually settle this and other opioid cases. Big picture, he estimates Johnson & Johnson will eventually settle the opioid litigation for between $5B-10B payable over several years which admittedly is a rough guess at this time. He has an Outperform rating on the shares.
08/27/19
JPMS
08/27/19
NO CHANGE
JPMS
Neutral
Johnson & Johnson verdict well below feared worst case, says JPMorgan
The $572M verdict against Johnson & Johnson in Oklahoma came in well below the feared worst case, as investor expectations for the verdict increased over the past few weeks to over $1B, JPMorgan analyst Chris Schott tells investors in a research note. Further, the analyst believes the company has "strong legal grounding" to potentially overturn and/or reduce the verdict. Nonetheless, Schott still sees a more balanced risk/reward near-term for J&J shares and remain on the sidelines with a Neutral rating.
08/27/19
FBCO
08/27/19
NO CHANGE
Target $156
FBCO
Outperform
Opioid ruling reduces uncertainty, helps J&J move higher, says Credit Suisse
Credit Suisse analyst Matt Miksic notes that Johnson & Johnson appeared to react favorably to Oklahoma opioid ruling, due in part, to the $572M penalty being substantially lower than the $17B sought by State prosecutors. The analyst believes the decision helped reduce the range of uncertainty related to the potential opioid-related liability Johnson & Johnson could face, specifically in Oklahoma, if not across the U.S. more broadly. Miksic reiterates an Outperform rating and $156 target on the shares.

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Quest Diagnostics

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OISHY

Oil Search

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EA

Electronic Arts

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TWTR

Twitter

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1.11 (2.85%)

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Iridium

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Ericsson

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Nvidia

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U.S. Bancorp

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Adobe

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Apple

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Nvidia

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Southern Missouri Bancorp

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Cadence Design

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UPS

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First BanCorp

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Vertex

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Site Centers

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Celanese

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Howard Hughes

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USB

U.S. Bancorp

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HLX

Helix Energy

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CVX

Chevron

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SoftBank

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We Company

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FDEF

First Defiance Financial

$29.51

0.4 (1.37%)

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UNFI

United Natural Foods

$6.91

0.35 (5.34%)

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FCPT

Four Corners Property Trust

$28.35

0.135 (0.48%)

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RTN

Raytheon

$202.21

2.41 (1.21%)

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GNTY

Guaranty Bancshares

$30.22

0.02 (0.07%)

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